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No. 1 seed Robredo moves into third round at Open de Moselle

10/3/2007 - Tennis

METZ, France -- Top-seeded Tommy Robredo advanced to the
third round of the Open de Moselle on Wednesday by beating Andreas
Seppi of Italy 6-4, 6-2.

Robredo is looking to reach his second consecutive ATP final. He
lost to Fernando Gonzalez in three sets at the Beijing Open on
Sept. 16.

Evgeny Korolev of Russia also advanced, beating Marc Gicquel of
France 6-4, 7-6 (3).

In the first round, second-seeded Guillermo Canas and
eighth-seeded Igor Andreev won. Canas beat Mikhail Ledovskikh of
Russia 7-6 (1), 6-4, and Andreev defeated Fabrice Santoro 6-3, 6-3.

Nicolas Mahut, Nicolas Lapentti, Michael Llodra and Sebastien
Grosjean also won in the first round.